Adidas - Singapore

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

Owner of holistic Store Format Plans, Including SIS’s working closely with Concept-To-Consumer (CTC), Range Architecture (RA), CTC Category Planning team and Sales Teams to populate and deploy key Brand concepts for SEA countries.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Combine/validate category assortment plans from CTC category planning, and finalize into a holistic, full store format assortment plan.
  • Sense-check, feedback and confirm the final output of each store format against brand and commercial objectives (product type, launch flow, marketing calendar, mandatory range, retail space, consumer journey, etc.)
  • Output all merchandising boards for all store formats
  • Handover assortment plans to VM Prep for output of VM renderings
  • Handover assortment plans to Sales for store level planning and depth completion
  • Deliver category assortment plan presentations at Seasonal Sales Summit and provide material and support for Sales Training, KA Pre-lines, Trade Meeting
  • Sample merchandising / Management together with CTC Category and VM for Sales Training, KA Pre-lines, Trade Meeting for all SEA countries.
  • SI & ST tracking & analysis
  • Drive Team performance and development culture through #MYBEST
  • Drive employee engagement, leading by example

Key Relationships:

  • Other departments in APAC CTC
  • SEA and Country Sales/Retail Team
  • APAC/SEA Brand Activation

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Marketing, merchandising and/or retail experience, with a distinct track record of success
  • Strong presentation/communications skills
  • Advanced user of MS Office suite of products
  • Solid merchandising experience with retail end in mind
  • Advanced user of MS Office suite of products
  • Channel or retail experience will be preferred

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

  • University degree in Business or equivalent professional experience, ideally in Sales and/or Marketing
  • 6-8 Years relevant working experience preferred
  • Fluent in English
  • Fluent in local language (if applicable) preferred
  • Passion for sports